This activity require NO PREP. Student and teacher documents included.
It is a riddle worksheet in which students use an answer bank to solve a (slightly cheesy) joke. They like this activity because it makes the math meaningful and FUN. Teachers like it because the answer bank gives students a tool to self-assess.
Because of the answer bank for students and answer sheet for teachers, this activity is great for homeschool and special education students too!
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In this activity, students solve equations involving fractions, exponents and roots to solve the joke.
Are you teaching with the Common Core Standards yet? This resource aligns to math Common Core Standards:
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